Panamanian police arrested the former head of the state Agency for investment Yanukovych times Vladyslav Kaskiv during the attempted departure of the last on the territory of Costa Rica. This information was told by the Deputy Prosecutor General Evgeny ENIN the channel Hromadske.
“He tried to leave the territory of Panama, tried to enter the territory of Costa Rica. Costa Rican authorities refused to him, and Panamanian colleagues drew attention to the fact that opposite the name Kaskiv is the so-called red card of Interpol”, – he said.
After the temporary detention of the former head of the state Agency for investments by the Panamanian authorities contacted the Ukrainian received the confirmation about the investigation Kaskiv and the fact that Ukraine wants to extradite fugitive ex-official, said the Deputy Prosecutor General. According to him, the corresponding request together with the request for the election to the detainee of a measure of restraint during the pendency of this question, the official Kiev has already sent Panama.
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On 18 August the head of GPU, Yury Lutsenko reported that the former head of the state Agency for investment Vladyslav Kaskiv, which is a consequence suspects of the theft and the withdrawal of overseas funds from the state budget, and other crimes, was arrested in Panama.
In March Kaskiv declared wanted. He was informed about the suspicion under part 5 of article 191 of the TA part 2 St. 366 Criminal code of Ukraine (misappropriation of another’s property by abuse of official position). According to the court, the property Kaskiv seized.